Astronode DevKit

Everything you need to develop a solution with the Astrocast IoT network.

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The DevKit gives you end-to-end connectivity with Astrocast's nanosatellite IoT network in less than 20 min.

Everything you need

Hardware, documentation, libraries, GUI and access to the Astrocast portal to proof your connectivity.

Fast time to market

Helps you keep development time and effort to a minimum for your application integrating an Astronode S.

IoT connectivity in four simple steps

Set up the DevKit to communicate with Astrocast’s nanosatellite network in less than 20 min.

1

Evaluation

Test the Astrocast satellite communication service from a computer in less than 20 min.

2

Proof of concept

Connect your own device to the satellite DevKit to validate the satellite IoT integration with your system.

3

Design & Prototype

Develop firmware and software with the Wi-Fi DevKit while designing your own hardware integration.

4

Entry into service

Use the DevKit to validate data communication on your end-to-end satellite network integration.

Unboxing the Astronode DevKit

The Astronode DevKit has the Astronode S architecture at its core, enabling you to quickly do a proof of concept or connect your assets to the Astrocast nanosatellite network. With the Astronode DevKit, you can easily connect and test our network from any computer. The box contains:

  • Quick Start Guide
  • Satellite DevKit Board in IP68 housing and connected
  • USB to RS232 cable
  • Wi-Fi DevKit Board
  • USB to UART cable

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Plan1

$1.30/month

Data included 1kB/device

Plan5

$2.40/month

Data included 5kB/device

Plan15

$3.50/month

Data included 15kB/device

Plan30

$6/month

Data included 30kB/device

Plan60

$11/month

Data included 60kB/device

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What is in an Astronode DevKit?

The Astronode DevKit has the Astronode S architecture at its core, enabling you to quickly and securely connect your assets to the Astrocast nanosatellite IoT network. With the Astronode DevKit, you can easily connect and test in less than 20 minutes.

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FAQ

How can I control the DevKit from my computer?

We provide a graphical user interface with the DevKit (Windows desktop application) in order to get you started without writing a single line of code.

What do I need the Wi-Fi DevKit Board for?

The Wi-Fi DevKit Board allows for accelerated testing thanks to a simulated satellite link, for instance in a typical indoor lab environment without free view to the sky.

Can I install the DevKit outside?

Our DevKit features a weather-sealed plastic housing (IP67), enabling testing outside under real conditions.

Where can I find all technical information and documentation about the Astronode DevKit?

For more information, please visit our Astrocast Documentation Platform.

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